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Old 04-15-2010, 07:01 PM
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I have an '07 1500 Hemi 4x4. Is there any way to pull the codes myself without buying a decoder. I had a newer suburban and all I needed was a paper clip in the sensor and the check engine light would flash the codes. Thanks
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any dodge dealership have the proper decoder
a lot of auto parts stores have a cheaper code reader & most of them will hook it up & read the codes for you, it will give you a general idea of what is wrong

then there is another way, its referred to as doing the key dance, it is done something like this
turn the key on and off 3 times in rapid succession without starting the truck and it should appear on the dash
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Well, I went to Pep Boys and they read the code for me for free. The result was P1404-EGR closed. Did some research on others experience with this code then bought a new EGR valve. $50 and 20 minuted later....no check engine light and it's running back to normal.
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